Bikers who backpack their life can do it in high but comfy style with Chrome's seatbelt-strapped messenger bag ($119, Curbside Cycle , 412 Bloor West, 416-920-4933, www.chromebags.com).
Ortlieb's front roller pannier ($189.95, Bikes on Wheels , 309 Augusta, 416-966-2453) protects your stuff from year-round wacky weather.
Kiddies can ride pretty with the Supercycle woven-bamboo-style plastic basket ($5.69, Canadian Tire , 839 Yonge, 416-925-9592, and others, www.canadiantire.ca).
Velotique stocks everything a peddler needs to cruise the town in comfort. This wicker basket ($19.95, 1592 Queen East, 416-466-3171, www.velotique.com) goes to market and slides easily back into its wire cage.
Light travellers can strap Mountain Equipment Co-op 's Wedgie bag ($14, 400 King West, 416-340-2667, www.mec.ca) to the underside of their seat.